Board of Directors

The Geothermal Rising Board of Directors is comprised of eleven voting members in 2021 with new representatives from academic, developer, utility, and at-large seats. Meet our current Board members by exploring their profiles below.
DID YOU KNOW?
Electricity generated by geothermal energy already provides about 60% of the power along the northern California coast.

Congratulations to the New Board of Directors!

Geothermal Rising is pleased to announce the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors. All five appointees have been selected based on their wealth of experience, industry knowledge, and commitment to advancing Geothermal Rising’s mission.

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Board of Directors
President
Jon Trujillo
Berkshire Hathaway Energy
Kelly Blake
United States Navy
Academic Seat
Nicole Lautze
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Elisabeth de Jong
California Energy Commission
Developer Seat
Jericho Reyes
Calpine Corporation - The Geysers
Josh Nordquist
Ormat Technologies
At Large Seat
Laure Mora
Climeon
At Large Seat
Doug Hollett
Melroy-Hollett Technology Partners
Utility Seat
Mark Gran
CalEnergy
Policy Committee Rep.
Paul Thomsen
Ormat Technologies